Added Oct 3, 2012
Los Angeles, Cal...
I made this Sewaholic Renfrew pattern with this great heart and bones fabric from Mood. It is a polyester jersey fabric. I used a matte black polyester knit fabric for the bands. This pattern went together quickly and easily. I was able to put together the entire thing on my serger except for the tiny stitching of the v-band before sewing the band to the v-neck. The one thing I would say is follow the instructions in the pattern! I went ahead and started doing the v-neck like I have in the past, and her way is not only much easier, it doesn’t even require clipping of the V! This is a great pattern…just a few tweaks to get the curves exactly fitting to my waist and hips and a little addition to the length and it will be the perfect tee! Side note: I have a long torso and like to wear my tee’s covering my waistband…so it is unlikely most will have to lengthen the Renfrew.
You can see way more pictures and construction notes on my blog here: http://amityoriginals.blogspot.com/2012/10/heart-n-bones-renfrew.html
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